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WELCOME TO THE ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN

We are one of the 23 Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia. Our diocese is a partnership of churches in 60 ministry units, numerous associated agencies and schools, covering most of south-east New South Wales, the eastern Riverina and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It stretches from Marulan in the north, from Batemans Bay to Eden on the south coast, across to Holbrook in the south-west, north to Wagga Wagga, Temora, Young and Goulburn.

TOP STORIES & ARTICLES

Bishop Mark and Monica Visit Cootamundra

On the weekend of 1-2 May, Bishop Mark and Monica visited the Parish of Cootamundra. On Saturday morning they attended the mainly music reunion. Both joined in with the songs and...

Restoration and Re-Dedication at Boorowa

In the crisp, sparkling autumn weather of last Sunday morning, Assistant Bishop the Right Reverend Carol Wagner, resplendent in the traditional cope and mitre, officially...

Renewal in Tuggeranong

Renew Anglican Church recently celebrated our 4th birthday, and on that day we were thankful to be able to share in the baptism of two members of Renew; a woman, Prabha, and her...

New Junior School Opens at The Riverina Anglican College

Wednesday 22 April, was a very special day at The Riverina Anglican College as we opened Stage 1 Build of our Junior School. With the easing of COVID restrictions, we were very...

The Opportunity in Op Shops around the Diocese

Op Shops have long been an important part of many Parishes. Once just the source of affordable clothing for the community, Op Shops have now become a multi-focused place. There...

Anglicare opens Disability Day Centre in Crookwell

On Wednesday 19 May, Anglicare NSW South, NSW West & ACT’s Disability Day Centre in Crookwell was officially launched by NSW State Member for Goulburn, Wendy Tuckerman, and...

Looking Back: A Year in Retrospective

The Venerable Jane Simmonds writes about her year as Archdeacon for the Household of Deacons A year has passed since Bishop Mark invited me to become the Archdeacon to the...

Bishop Stephen Writes …

Once upon a time the Sundays after Pentecost were referred to as ‘Ordinary Sundays’. The point was that the Christian calendar which began with Advent in November and a fervent...

New Roof for St Alban’s Kooringal

After many years of planning, the essential work of replacing the roof of St Alban's Kooringal (Wagga Wagga) is now complete. The original 1958 shingle tile roof was...

The Dream of a Prison Chaplain

This is a story from one of our prison chaplains, who wishes to remain anonymous. This member of the clergy started as a prison chaplain many years ago. They have been fortunate...

COMING EVENTS

Ministry Spouses’ Five-Week Ministry Couples Course

Building a safe and strong marriage course. Bishop Mark and I, through our fundraising, can sponsor ten couples to do this course for free. There are no criteria. The first ten...

Ministry Spouses’ Lunch at the Shorts, followed by a bushwalk up Mount Majura

Date: 19th June at 1pm Address: Please email contact@anglicands.org.au for the address Cost: Free. A huge thank you to the wonderful Mothers' Union for catering for us. You, too,...

Ministry Spouses’ Workshop: Growing kindness and goodness in community

Being peacemakers – from a Gospel lens. Followed by a Q&A panel about Mothers' Union and Anglicare services Ministry can contain many questions. For example, when is conflict...

Ministry Spouses’ Fun in Ministry Event

Picnic at Willan's Hill Wagga Zoo & Aviary and Miniature Railway Rides, Wagga Wagga An afternoon of laughter for everyone – both the young and the young at heart. You and...

Ministry Spouses’ Weekend Away

Smiggin Holes in the Kosciuszko National Park, Perisher Valley, Snowy Mountains The Diocese also has funds for nine couples to go for a weekend away in the Snowy Mountains. All...